July 13, 2016



Cir(208)/2016      August 05, 2016

Sub: Union Budget – 2016-17 (Interest Subvention Scheme)
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) vide its letter reference No.RBI/2016-17/32 FIDD. CO.FSD.BC.No.9/05.02.001/2016-17 dated  August 04, 2016 has informed all the Public & Private Sector Scheduled Commercial Banks that Government of India has approved the implementation of the Scheme for the year 2016-17 for short term crop loans upto Rs.3 lakh with prescribed stipulations.
 Union Budget – 2016-17


Cir(207)/2016      August 03, 2016

Sub: Notification No.36/2016-Customs (ADD)
The Department of Revenue, Ministry of Finance, has issued Notification No.36/206-Customs (ADD) dated August 02, 2016 intimating that anti-dumping duty on Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) (hereinafter referred to as the subject goods), falling under sub-heading 3904 61 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, originating in, or exported from, People’s Republic of China, imposed vide notification of the Government of India, in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No.81/2011-Customs, dated the 24th August, 2011, shall remain in force up to and inclusive of the 23rd day of August, 2017, unless revoked earlier.”.


Cir(206)/2016      August 02, 2016

Sub: Inclusion of machines under A-TUFS
The Office of the Textile Commissioner has issued Circular No.3 (2016-2017 Series) vide letter no. 12(7)/2016/TAMC/A-TUFS dated 13.07. 2016. It states that the Technical Advisory-Cum-Monitoring Committee (TAMC) of Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (A-TUFS) has approved to include/ modify some of the machines under ATUFS in its meeting held on 05.07.2016 at Mumbai.
 Circular 3 ATUFS


Cir(198)/2016    July 14, 2016

Sub: Minutes of the 4th TAMC Meeting under A-TUFS
Please find attached the minutes of the 4th meeting of the Technical Advisory-cum-Monitoring Committee (TAMC) under Amended Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme (A-TUFS) held under the Chairpersonship of the Textile Commissioner on 05.07.2016 in Mumbai.
Minutes of 4 TAMC meeting


CIR(192)/2016 July 05, 2016

Sub: Minutes of the Empowered Committee on ISDS – reg.
Please find attached the minutes of the Empowered Committee on Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS) held under the Chairpersonship of Smt. Rashmi Verma, Secretary Textiles on June 24, 2016 at Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi.
EC Minutes 24 06 2016


CIR(191)/2016  July 04, 2016

Sub:   58th Annual General Meeting of CITI – reg.
CITI Committee has decided to hold its 58th Annual General Meeting on September 28, 2016 at Hotel ITC Maratha, Sahar Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai. Timing and other details of the AGM and 1st Meeting of the Committee of CITI will be intimated to you later.

You are requested to kindly block your diary in advance.

Secretary (Textiles) has informed that the textile policy will be announced in a month or two. All regional associations and other members are requested to send in their suggestions for taking up with the textile ministry within seven days.